Travellers Passing Futami-ga-ura

二見ヶ浦詣

Japanese
Edo period
about 1785–89 (late Tenmei era)
Artist Katsukawa Shunzan (Japanese, active about 1781–1801), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 6, Musee Guimet I (1990), pl. 155; Ukiyo-e taikei 3 (1976), #s 54-6

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 39 x 77.9 cm (15 3/8 x 30 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7335-7

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7335 (right), 21.7336 (center), 21.7337 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.14893-4 (two left sheets only), 21.7335-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Shunzan ga (on each sheet)
春山画

Provenance

October 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Ito; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection